Zim’s property sector faces viability challenges

Demand in real estate products increases with increasing economic activity, and vice versa.
By Melody Chikono Feb. 25, 2024

Diversification drive pays off for Masholds

Masholds has a long-term strategy hinged on diversifying its portfolio.
By Melody Chikono Feb. 22, 2024

Interview: Masholds acquires more land banks in strategic diversification drive

This largely informs our diversification strategy, which seeks to achieve our model property portfolio by 2027.
By Melody Chikono Sep. 29, 2023

Currency volatility takes toll on property developers

Mapfidza said this has partly contributed to the current urban decay in certain parts of the CBD.
By Melody Chikono Sep. 22, 2023

Mashonaland Holdings re-evaluates property investments

This helped spur profit after tax for the period under review to ZWL$236,43 billion as at June 30, 2023, from a comparative of ZWL$7,7 billion last year.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Sep. 18, 2023

Masholds pours US$45m for land

Gibson Mapfidza said the budget was part of its portfolio restructuring process as one of Zimbabwe’s biggest real estate firms.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 21, 2023

Rising costs choke property sector

Gibson Mapfidza said the high levels of inflation, electricity shortage, volatile exchange rates, low gross domestic product growth
By Melody Chikono Apr. 13, 2023

Masholds hedges against CBD rentals drought

Gibson Mapfidza said in the short term, performance optimisation will result in the reconfiguring of traditionally corporate designed space offering it to the SMEs on flexible leasing terms.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 9, 2023

Zim’s affluent flood real estate as markets falter

The drawback has been the high construction costs, which have been experienced across markets.
By Freeman Makopa Sep. 16, 2022